Medical Surgical Lpn resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Ohio-Licensed LPN offering two years of healthcare experience. Proficient in delivering exceptional nursing care, triaging conditions and supporting diverse patient needs. Certifications include BLS.

Resourceful LPN possessing excellent work ethic, compassion and commendable interpersonal skills. Monitors vitals, prepares operating rooms and provides pre- and post-operative care to five patients in med-surge care.

Self-motivated individual with expertise in surgical care and patient needs.

LPN skilled at communicating, organizing and solving problems to improve level of care and raise quality rankings of health care facilities.

Skilled Licensed Practical Nurse offering 2 years of experience in the field. Knowledgeable about assisting with non-invasive procedures and performing respiratory treatments. Strong documentation skills and a firm grasp of compliance requirements.

Well-qualified medical professional with experience triaging patients, capturing information and completing basic procedures such as wound care. Excellent communication, prioritization and multitasking abilities with sound judgment and compassionate nature. Background in clinic and hospital environments.

Proficient and caring nursing team member offering outstanding patient-facing experience. Adept at addressing patient needs with compassionate care and attention to detail. Diligent about maximizing satisfaction, safety and wellness while serving patients of all backgrounds.

Dependable healthcare team member with sound judgment, excellent clinical abilities and smooth bedside manner. Track and chart vitals and other markers to help patients, support team treatment goals and boost outcomes. Exceptional approach in compassionate patient support.

Proficient in cultivating positive relationships with patients and caregivers to implement patient care objectives.

To seek and maintain a full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

Support needs of all patients with unsurpassed clinical knowledge and interpersonal communication skills. Ohio-licensed healthcare professional passionate about providing culturally-competent assistance to every patient. Excellent problem-solving, charting and quality assurance management skills.

  • Information Compiling and Auditing
  • Care Planning and Modifications
  • Vital Signs Recording
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Call Answering and Assistance
  • Intravenous Medications
  • Procedure Explanation
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Specimen Collection
  • Activities of Daily Living ADLs
  • Patient Charting
  • Performance Monitoring
Work History
Medical-Surgical LPN, 06/2019 to Current
Chi HealthLa Vista, NE,
  • Educated patients and families on medical-surgical procedures, therapeutic regimens and pain management techniques.
  • Managed pre-op and post-operative patient care by stocking medical supplies and preparing in-room procedures.
  • Used Meditech to document patient plan of care by taking into account nursing interventions, diagnosis and expected patient outcomes.
  • Started intravenous fluids, administered medications and documented patient charts by recording food and fluid output and intake.
  • Managed caseload of 5 patients simultaneously by providing bedside care, treatments, IV therapy and wound care.
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Took samples to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Helped patients complete day-to-day tasks, including bathing, dressing and eating.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Provided basic patient care and treatment, such as administering blood glucose tests, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds.
  • Collaborated with RN on evaluation of care plan outcomes, implementing or adjusting interventions accordingly.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers.
  • Circulated assigned floor to measure and record patients' fluid and food levels, implementing measures to promote healthy intake and output as necessary.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising RN.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges
  • Comforted and counseled patients and families throughout care process
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording all changes in medical records
  • Managed appointment calendar for scans, lab tests, and evaluations
  • Performed functional assessments for admission and discharge
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Made valuable contributions to care-plan development and patient education processes backed by thorough research into client diagnoses
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations
Crew , 03/2019 to 05/2019
Five GuysCommerce, GA,
  • Took orders, prepared meals and collected payments.
  • Assisted other team members to achieve goals.
  • Provided excellent customer service by greeting customers and meeting quality expectations.
  • Maintained fast speed of service, especially during rush times.
  • Kept food preparation area, equipment and utensils clean and sanitary.
  • Adhered to company safety standards, Coast Guard rules, and at-sea rescue procedures.
  • Collaborated with team members to complete orders.
  • Supported great dining and meal experiences for guests.
  • Became familiar with products to answer questions and make suggestions.
  • Worked front counter, drive-thru and other areas as needed.
  • Worked well with teammates and accepted coaching from management team.
  • Scanned shelves and product cases for expired stock and discarded outdated or spoiled items.
  • Replenished condiments, beverages and supplies while maintaining cleanliness of service areas.
Work Study, 08/2011 to 01/2014
Ucla HealthSanta Clarita, CA,
  • Produced high-quality documents, spreadsheets and presentations for internal and customer-facing needs.
  • Restocked supplies in neat and easily-accessible fashion.
  • Interacted with customers by phone, email or in-person to provide information.
  • Upheld strict security procedures to maintain data confidentiality.
  • Fielded phone calls, took messages and directed callers to appropriate personnel.
  • Complied with departmental protocols and procedures.
  • Delivered clerical support by handling range of routine and special requirements.
  • Greeted customers and guests warmly, offering library assistance.
  • Received and accurately handled money in payment for library fees.
  • Interacted respectfully with others to offer ideas, identify issues and provide assistance.
  • Completed research, compiled data, updated spreadsheets and produced timely reports.
  • Greeted incoming office visitors, answered questions and directed individuals to office locations.
  • Kept office supplies well organized and sufficiently stocked, placing orders promptly to replenish materials before depleted.
  • Managed multiple projects simultaneously using organizational and analytical skills.
  • Handled client correspondence and tracked records to foster office efficiency.
  • Fostered operational efficiency and compliance with company policies through effective coordination of office activities.
Camp Counselor, 05/2010 to 07/2010
Ymca Metro AtlantaGainesville, GA,
  • Cared for personal and health needs of disabled campers.
  • Led groups of children safely through variety of camp activities.
  • Counseled individuals on self-discipline and personal accountability.
  • Supported children by actively listening and offering encouragement.
  • Walked alongside troubled or homesick campers during day hikes and expeditions.
  • Worked with children of varying age, interest, skill and developmental levels.
  • Kept track of allergies and dietary restrictions, verifying correct meals and snacks were given to campers.
  • Factored-in abilities, needs and interests of participants in development of events and programs.
  • Transported and escorted program participants to and from activities and on field trips.
  • Supervised camper activities to address behavioral issues and promote fun, safety and inclusivity.
  • Washed dishes, mowed lawns and cleaned toilets in rotation with other volunteers.
  • Participated in meetings to coordinate with other staff on campers' progress, issues and goal achievement.
  • Implemented camp activities fostering physical, social and emotional growth.
  • Helped at-risk youths in low-income areas by guiding, mentoring and counseling, as well as encouraging each to achieve personal and spiritual goals.
  • Planned various indoor activities, including painting, drama productions and ceramics in preparation for rainy days or stormy weather.
  • Supervised groups of children in log cabins for sleepaway camp.
Bachelor of Science: University Studies, Expected in 05/2015
Kentucky Christian University - Grayson, KY
No Degree: Practical Nursing, Expected in 05/2016
Maysville Community And Technical College - Maysville, KY
Diploma: Nursing, Expected in 03/2019
Collin's Career And Technical Center - Coal Grove, OH,
  • Licensed LPN- 2 years
  • BLS Training - 2 years
Additional Information
  • Exceptional in building relationships with children.
  • Capable of using techniques that allow for children to receive the best care possible.
  • Awareness of cognitive development in regards to medical treatment.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Kentucky Christian University
  • Maysville Community And Technical College
  • Collin's Career And Technical Center

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical-Surgical LPN
  • Crew
  • Work Study
  • Camp Counselor


  • Bachelor of Science
  • No Degree
  • Diploma

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